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Pavia Interesting : Michelin's recommendations


It was in Pavia in 1525 that the French king Francis I lost everything “except honour” when he was taken prisoner by the Emperor Charles V. This attractive Romanesque city has long been an important cultural centre and its university is one of the oldest in Europe (both Petrarch and Leonardo da Vinci studied here). Pavia is also home to a Carthusian monastery (the Certosa) which is one of the largest Christian monuments in Italy.

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  • The Certosa di Pavia was founded in 1396 by Galeazzo Visconti. The essentially sober, elegant facade is literally covered in sculpture by the Mantagazza brothers and Amadeo, and is quite splendid! Inside, as well as the tomb of the founder, don't mis..

  • Church of St Michael Recommended Recommended

    Piazza San-Michele

    This attractive Romanesque church has a superb facade in pale sandstone, which is remarkable for the balance of its sculpted adornments. Inside are some interesting architectural elements especially a 15C fresco in the apse.

  • Pavia Cathedral Interesting

    Piazza del Duomo

    The huge cathedral of Pavia is topped by one of the largest domes in Italy. Its construction began in 1488 and the inhabitants of Pavia will assure you without joking that Bramante and Leonardo da Vinci contributed to the design of the plans. The adj..

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  • Hotel Aurora

    Viale Vittorio Emanuele 25 I - 27100 Pavia

    The Aurora is a cosy hotel near Pavia Train Station and the bus terminus, just 100 meters from the historic centre. All rooms have a private bathroom, air conditioning, and free Wi-Fi. Hotel Aurora's bar serves hot and cold drinks, and breakfast is ..

  • Dipendenza Rosengarten

    Via Lombroso 23 I - 27100 Pavia

    Prix Prices from : 49 €

    Just a 10 minute walk from Pavia Station, Dipendenza Rosengarten has a restaurant serving classic Italian cuisine. It offers free lobby Wi-Fi, free bikes, and air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom. Rooms at the Rosengarten come with a bathro..

  • Hotel Rosengarten Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Via Lombroso 23 I - 27100 Pavia

    Prix Prices from : 59 €

    Offering air-conditioned rooms, an Italian restaurant and free bike rental, Hotel Rosengarten is next to San Matteo-Pavia Hospital. It is 10 minutes' walk or 3 bus stops from Pavia centre. Rooms have a classic design with carpeted or tiled floors. T..

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